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Landmark trial to evaluate cardioprotective properties of insulin
Date:11/9/2007

We are excited to learn more about the potential cardioprotective benefits we may discover with insulin. We think insulin will improve blood flow during a heart attack and help limit damage to heart tissue.

Previous studies evaluating the potential benefits of insulin were confounded by glucose levels that went up simultaneously, because patients were given too much glucose.

The INTENSIVE trial will involve infusing relatively higher concentrations of insulin compared to glucose. The treatment will be tailored to those patients with diabetes who would benefit most -- patients with glucose above 140 mg/dL on admission and who have an anterior wall heart attack -- the largest type of heart attack.

This is the first large-scale trial that will be conducted using this individually tailored treatment strategy in patients who are undergoing a coronary procedure (PCI) for their heart attack, said Nesto.

During the two-to-three months post-heart attack period, patients will undergo an MRI, which can detect subtle change in cardiac structure and function. The MRI technology being used in the INTENSIVE trial is at the forefront of cardiac imaging, Nesto said.


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